Dr. Krishna Thavarajah, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female • Age 44
  
Dr. Thavarajah
Accepting new patients

Henry Ford Medical Group

2799 W Grand Blvd Ste K-17 Detroit, MI 48202

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Dr. Krishna Thavarajah, MD is a Pulmonologist in Detroit, MI and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Thavarajah has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine medical school in 2001. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Beaumont Hospital - Dearborn and Henry Ford Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has not yet indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thavarajah to book an appointment.


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Dr. Thavarajah accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
Group Employees PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Molina Healthcare
Molina
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah treats Emphysema more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah treats Emphysema more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thavarajah performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Thavarajah performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

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Dr. Thavarajah's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Respiratory Bronchiolitis Associated Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Krishna Thavarajah, MD is a Pulmonologist in Detroit, MI and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Thavarajah has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in her area....

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Education

2007
Northwestern U-Northwestern Meml Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Boston University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2002
Boston University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2001
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
Boston University School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Henry Ford Medical Group

Henry Ford Hospital Campus2799 W Grand Blvd Ste K-17 Detroit, MI 48202
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Beaumont Hospital - Dearborn

Dearborn, MI

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Henry Ford Hospital

Detroit, MI

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

West Bloomfield, MI

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2017)